The South Harrison girls and boys basketball teams easily won quarterfinal tests on Monday night, advancing to the semifinals in the South Harrison Basketball Tournament in Bethany.
In the tournament opener, the #1 seeded South Harrison Lady Bulldogs doubled up East Harrison, 48-24, pushing the Lady Bulldogs into Thursday night's semifinals, at 7:10. The Putnam County Lady Midgets are into the semifinal round, courtesy of a 37-34 overtime victory over Plattsburg. Putnam County is the #6 seed in the tournament. The Lady Midgets move into the 4:30 semifinal on Thursday afternoon. The East Harrison girls next play on Wednesday night at 7:10, with the Plattsburg Lady Tigers playing on Wednesday afternoon at 4:30.
In boy's quarterfinal games on Monday, the South Harrison Bulldogs continued with their season re-birth, ripping apart the Plattsburg Tigers by a final score of 72-40. The Bulldogs move into the Thursday semifinal, scheduled for 5:50. Plattsburg will be in the 5:50 Wednesday consolation semifinal. The #3 seed Putnam County Midgets rolled into the semifinals, with a 69-30 win over the North Harrison Shamrocks. The Midgets will play at 8:30 on Thursday night, with the Shamrocks sliding into the 8:30 consolation semifinal on Wednesday night.
Here are the TUESDAY night quarterfinals from South Harrison High School in Bethany:
GIRLS at 4:30 PM : #2 North Harrison vs. #7 South Harrison JV
BOYS at 5:50 PM : #2 Princeton vs. #7 NE Nodaway
GIRLS at 7:10 PM : #4 NE Nodaway vs. #5 Princeton
BOYS at 8:30 PM : #1 East Harrison vs. #8 East Buchanan JV
Both Princeton vs. Northeast Nodaway games will be broadcast LIVE on Hot Country Z 101.7 and www.kgozfm.com, with Tom Johnson on the play-by-play from Bethany! Pregame will hit the air at 5:45!
Here are other scores from area tournaments on Monday, January 13, 2014:
KEARNEY TOURNAMENT: (Girls Quarterfinals)
Kearney 51, Chillicothe 20
Fort Osage 66, Notre Dame Di Sion 52
North Kansas City 53, SJ Lafayette 43
SJ Benton 54, Ray-Pec 46
SW Livingston girls 54, Veritas Christian 40
Tina-Avalon girls 60, Richmond JV 48
Tina-Avalon boys 78, Wentworth 29
Braymer boys 83, Breckenridge 14
Lathrop girls 72, East Buchanan 53
East Buchanan boys 76, Polo 37
Lathrop boys 73, Northland 69 (OT)
Van Horn boys 52, Maysville 17
Winston girls 64, Stewartsville 31
Pattonsburg girls 66, Osborn 13
Winston boys 64, Pattonsburg 27
Stewartsville boys 45, Winston JV 28
South Nodaway girls 52, Jefferson 39
King City girls 51, Albany 23
Jefferson boys 45, South Nodaway 37
Albany boys 64, King City 50